BRAZILIAN ANTI-BRIBERY LAW PASSED

Wednesday, August 07, 2013
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Brazil has passed tough new anti-bribery laws which will apply to any foreign company having a presence in Brazil. - the implications for foreign companies operating in Brazil, including African companies, are wide-ranging and are a pertinent issue in the run up to the Soccer World Cup 2014. The new anti-bribery act is in step with an increasing global focus on anti-bribery and corruption enforcement initiatives, particularly those under the US Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (“FCPA”).

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